Ford, Denver and Chongqing Collaborate on EV, HEV Projects

Changan Ford launched China's first domestic hybrid sedan, the Jiexun-HEV, in 2007.

Published: 06-Jan-2009

Clean energy cars, such as the Ford Escape Hybrid Ford CEO Alan Mulally drove to US congressional hearings in December, may play a key role in the auto industry's future.

China's Chongqing municipality, the US city of Denver and Ford agreed on an electric and hybrid automobile project at the fifth China-US Strategic Economic Dialogue in Beijing in December.

Changan Ford Automobile Co Ltd, in Chongqing, will set up a special team to push the project forward.

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